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Third of California Online Bar Exams Cited for Possible Cheating
Jul 5, 2022

More than one-third of those who took California’s first online bar exam in October were flagged for possible cheating, based on alerts sent by the test’s software, the state bar said.

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About the Database

The AI Incident Database is dedicated to indexing the collective history of harms or near harms realized in the real world by the deployment of artificial intelligence systems. Like similar databases in aviation and computer security, the AI Incident Database aims to learn from experience so we can prevent or mitigate bad outcomes.

You are invited to submit incident reports, whereupon submissions will be indexed and made discoverable to the world. Artificial intelligence will only be a benefit to people and society if we collectively record and learn from its failings. (Learn More)

The Database in Print

Read about the database on the PAI Blog, Vice News, Venture Beat, Wired, and arXiv among other outlets.

Incident Report Submission Leaderboards

These are the persons and entities credited with creating and submitted incident reports. More details are available on the leaderboard page.

Wordcounts

These are the most common rooted and stemmed words across all incident reports. More details are available on its data summary page.

compani 2710
system 2624
peopl 2609
new 2424
algorithm 1963
sai 1916
car 1914
data 1866
googl 1742
human 1536

The Responsible AI Collaborative

The AI Incident Database is a project of the Responsible AI Collaborative, an organization chartered to advance the AI Incident Database. The governance of the Collaborative is architected around the participation in its impact programming. For more details, we invite you to read the founding report and learn more on our board and contributors.

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